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rife

adjective

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possessing or covered with great numbers or amounts of something specified
  • a city government that is rife with malfeasance and corruption

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“Rife.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rife. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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